New batches of tree ornaments cut from buttery-soft wool and hand-sewn just for you:
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The collection above is very similar to what I brought with me:
After all this, I still had enough room in my carry-on for some athletic clothes and my running shoes. I did laundry only once during my stay.
I’m not the most fashionable, I know – But this little summary might help some of you who are planning an extended fall vacation or have an upcoming business trip during the cooler months :)
Thank goodness our peppers and tomatoes are budding furiously because we are running out of room on our balcony!
Found this little guy hiding amongst the leaves when I was checking for signs of returning whitefly:
Last night I hacked away at our flourishing basil and whipped up some delicious pesto – Jim had to keep me from eating it all so we would have some left for dinner …
Hopefully these are early signs of a bountiful harvest to come!
Hamburg Hauptbahnhof, the Rathaus, Church of St. Nikolai (bombed during WWII), source of the Great Fire of 1842:
Port of Hamburg, the Speicherstadt, Indra Club where the Beatles first gained a reputation in the early 60s:
Organ at St. Michael’s Church (gorgeous), view from the top of St. Michael’s Church (had to climb >450 stairs to get there but it was SO worth it):